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Lydia L. Christman

Lydia L. Christman

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  • Name Lydia L. Christman  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Business - Retail shop clerk 
    Person ID I11721  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2013 

    Family William Franklin Schnaufer,   b. 14 Jan 1882, Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1966, Quincy, Adams Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Children 
     1. Oneita Mae Schnaufer,   b. 2 May 1913, Ellis Prairie, Texas Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 2011, Quincy, Adams Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
    +2. John Eldon Schnaufer,   b. 3 Jun 1917, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 2003, Quincy, Adams Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2013 
    Family ID F4260  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1910 census lists William Schnaufer, 28, born in MO, living with his wife of 5 years, Lydia, 25, born in Kansas. Lydia ran a millinery shop. (Lydia's parents and sister Elsie lived next door.) 1910 U.S. Census, Pleasantview Twsp, Texas Cnty, OK (T 624, Roll 1273, stamped p. 157).

      The 1940 census provides that William F. Schnaufer, 58, lived with his wife Lydia L, 55 and their son John E, 22. Also in the home was Lydia's widowed father John A. Christman, 82. William was the proprieter of a "corn and candy shop." His wife and son John worked in the store as clerks. 1940 U.S. Census, Galesburg, Knox Cnty, IL (T 627, Roll 826, stamped p. 233).

  • Sources 
    1. [S679] MO Marriages 1805-2002 |, Missouri, Missouri Marriages 1805-2002, (Missouri State Archives, Marriage Records, 1805-2002; Online database, http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1171).

    2. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Oneita M Schnaufer; Apr 2011).